Galvins on the Green is a family owned Bed and Breakfast in the centre of Dunmanway, West Cork, run by Gerard and Mary Galvin.
Recently built, this exceptional Fáilte Ireland registered 3 Star bed & breakfast offers exquisite accommodation, a delicious menu, and a fantastic location- ideal for those looking to discover what Dunmanway and West Cork have to offer.
Guests are invited to relax outdoors in the beautifully landscaped garden, unwind in front of a cosy fire in the elegantly designed, private sitting room or pop in to The Southern Bar for top quality food and drink, conveniently situated next door to the bed and breakfast
Whether your visit is for business or pleasure, Galvins on the Green guarantees quality service and unrivalled hospitality, ensuring your stay is as comfortable and enjoyable as possible.
We have a variety of bright, modern, newly furnished bedrooms with single, twin, double, king and family rooms available, allowing us to accommodate any party of guests.
All of our rooms are en suite and have either a shower or both a shower and sizeable bath, adding that extra bit of luxury to your stay.
Each room has a 24 inch television, hairdryer and fresh, clean, towels. Tea &coffee making facilities are available around the clock and ironing facilities are available on request.
We offer guests a versatile breakfast menu including a cooked Irish Breakfast, an assortment of cereals and yogurts and a selection of juices, teas and coffee to satisfy every palate.
Our stylishly designed, private sitting room provides a tranquil space to read the morning papers and plan your day. In the evening, it becomes a homely retreat where guests can put their feet up with one of our books and unwind in front of a welcoming fire.
At the rear of the B&B lies our delightful garden, vibrant with colourful flowers, plants and trees. Guests are encouraged to make use of this secluded haven and sit out in the fresh air, soaking up the sun on a fine day.
Mary and Gerard have long been the proprietors of the Southern Bar, situated alongside the B& B, ideal for those hoping to watch a game, enjoy live music or have a few drinks in the company of hospitable staff and friendly locals. For evening meals, the Southern Bar delivers top class cuisine with delicious starters, mains and desserts served every Thursday to Sunday from 5pm.
Galvins on the Green is situated in the centre of Dunmanway, a small town full of character and charm with a diverse choice of things to see and do. Our local recreational grounds boast a 25metre public swimming pool, an18hole pitch and putt course, childrens’ playground, tennis courts, an astro turf soccer pitch and an outdoor gym, all within walking distance of our bed and breakfast.
Activities in the area include various nature walks, fishing, kayaking, horse riding and clay pigeon shooting. For hill walkers, cyclists and mountain biking enthusiasts, our surrounding woods and hills provide thrilling terrain for even the most intrepid adventurers.
Dunmanway Lake lies on the edge of the town and is the perfect place to spend an afternoon. Visitors are encouraged to bring along canoes and fishing gear to make full use of the water or relax in the floral garden and picnic area and feed the ducks at the lakeside.
Dunmanway’s local history is proudly celebrated by the entire community. National hero Sam Maguire was born in Dunmanway and G.A.A fans visit the area year round to learn about and pay homage to the sporting legend. Ballabuidhe, one of Ireland’s oldest horse fairs, continues to draw crowds from across the country. A bustling hive of social activity, Dunmanway’s cafés, pubs, restaurants and old fashioned market stalls are alive with great food, music, and entertainment, bringing visitors back year after year.
Dunmanway is superbly situated in the heart of West Cork. Not only are we central to Dunmanway, our bed and breakfast is a short 25mins drive to all of these wonderful West Cork destinations: Clonakilty, Bantry, Skibbereen, Bandon, Macroom, Rosscarbery. These areas are home to a number of magnificent golf courses, impressive fishing lakes and rivers, historic landmarks and extraordinary beaches and bays along the coast.
Venture a little further and witness breath-taking views from Mizen Head and the natural splendour of Killarney National Park just over an hour’s drive away.
As West Cork natives, Gerard and Mary have a great knowledge of the region and what it has to offer. Whether you’re interested in sightseeing, golf, local history, family fun or fine dining, they will gladly recommend the best places to visit in the neighbouring towns and villages.
Less than 50mins from Cork Airport, Galvins on the Green is the ideal base for guests eager to discover Dunmanway and explore the wonders of West Cork.
Contact us to make your reservation or with any questions or queries you may have.
Galvins on the Green,
Galvins on the Green,
tel: +353 23 88 45625
mob: +353 87 279 5017
We appreciate that guests may have varied schedules and as such, our check-in times are flexible to best suit your itinerary. Call or email us for information regarding any special assistance you may need.